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Unlock Texas

Unlock Texas has a wide range of Locksmith service's that suit your every need and requirement. Our team has the know-how and expertise to get done what you need. Let us know how we can help you with your locksmith needs. We guarantee your experience with our professionals is enjoyable and satisfactory. We love to hear from our customers, so feel free to contact us with your feedback. [read more]

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B. Ramirez Roofing

If you're looking for a reliable roofer, you've come to the right place. B. Ramirez Roofing is an established roofer in Corpus Christi, TX, and our goal is to provide quality roofing and exterior services which leave our customers satisfied. At B. Ramirez Roofing, Butch & Randy Ramirez make it their business to keep up with local zoning laws, building permit requirements, and homeowners association guidelines. This way, you can be sure the job is done right the first time. With every roofing project we undertake, we pledge to be on time and stay within your budget. Our services include: Roof Installation Roof Repair Roof Replacement and Roof Inspection At B. Ramirez Roofing, we're ready to tackle all of your home needs, from general repairs to roofing emergencies. For more information or to schedule an estimate, call us today. [read more]

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Legends Barber Shop

Voted Best Barber Shop in the Coastal Bend. Legends Barber Shop located at 5922 Yorktown Blvd. [read more]

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Ameri-FLOORS

Locally Owned and Operated By John and Beverly Glassel. John born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Has been in the flooring industry over 50 years, and the last 32 of them in Texas. Beverly, formerly Beverly Mrazek, born and raised in Corpus Christi, has been in flooring with John over 18 years. Commercial & Residential Ameri-Floors is dedicated to providing the largest selection of commercial and residential flooring in the area, offering a full line of commercial and residential products for your office, business or home! With durable products from the brands professionals trust, you're sure to find the perfect flooring solution from our extensive lines of carpet, vinyl, tile and more. Come in today and speak with our flooring experts about your commercial and residential projects. Expert Advise Our expertise, comes from all facets of the Flooring Industry. Inspection Service, Installation, Decorating, Wholesale Distribution, Manufacturing and Retail. Professional Staff Courteous; Reliable Service To succeed in busines is easy. Give your customers the kind of service you would give your family and friends, and those customers will become as loyal as family and friends. Then they'll tell their family and friends, and before you know it, your business is booming. At least, that's the way, Ameri-Floors sees it. Convenient Location We are at our new location 6009 Weber Road. Come visit our new location and see many new products! Reasonable Prices We'd love to apologize for our everyday low prices! However, we are committed to bringing you top quality brand name flooring at reasonable costs. Customer Service Ameri-Floors provides South Texas and Corpus Christi, with honest fair pricing on quality flooring...Plus a knowledgeable staff who actually takes the time to truly help you make the right decisions. In return, you've shown your appreciation by coming back to Ameri-Floors, time and again, and you've told quite a few people about Ameri-Floors, too. So, thanks to you, Ameri-Floors will continue to offer all the carpet, tile, vinyl, laminate, ceramic and wood flooring with installation you expect...and the kind of service you deserve. Years of Service Our staff has over 50 years of experience in providing unique flooring solutions to the homes and businesses of the Coastal Bend. Hundreds of Colors & Styles Huge Inventory We stock many carpets and luxury vinyl tile wood. Great Selection Whether you're flooring a single room or your entire home, Ameri-Floors has the selection to provide you with as many options as possible to ensure that each room perfectly fits your tastes, your lifestyle, and your budget! From Carpet to Laminate, Vinyl, Tile, and Hardwoods, our showroom features the latest in styles, colors, textures, and trends! And because we work with all facets of the industry-we work daily with homeowners, realtors, property managers, naval bases, medical offices, and business owners-you can rest assured you'll get the expert advice and service you deserve. Let the staff of Ameri-Floors help you with your flooring project! [read more]

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Yankee Tide Fishing Guide Services

We Specialize in Flounder Gigging while wading in the water! This means no boat is involved! I will drive ya'll around to spots to Gig. Fun for all Ages and Abilities Please ask about our Handicapable package Military and First Responder Discounts [read more]

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2nd chance Auctions

PLSD 2nd Chance: LLC is an business for the environment. We find products that big box stores are going to throw into a land fill, or worse the ocean and offer them to you at discounted prices. We help save the earth by purchasing shelf pulls, overstocks, customer returns. storage auction. estate auctions etc. and bring them back to life, giving these products and our planet a 2nd Chance. As a result we are reducing our carbon footprint and doing our part to combat the climate change problem. We offer both new and previously appreciated items on two platforms buy now and auctions. [read more]

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The Blue Canary Marketing Agency

We're a local family owned and operated marketing and web design firm, helping small businesses get online quickly and affordably. Don't spend more than you need to on a new website and/or SEO optimization for your business. We have the latest technology, the best prices, and superior customer service. We're eager to help your business succeed online. Let's work together! [read more]

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The Crown Jewel

The Crown Jewel is a full-service salon conventionally located between downtown and Ocean Dr. Hair Salon, Waxing, Nail Salon, Skin Care, Lash Bar, Permanent Makeup, Extensions If you are wanting a bold color service (pink, blue, etc) please contact stylist, we don’t stock these colors unless scheduled. Also if you have extremely long or thick hair a consultation or phone call is required to know how much time is required. All prices listed are starting prices. Cancellation Policy 24 hour notice for cancellation. If you are more than 15 minutes late you will be required to reschedule. Deposits are required for all new clients for all service. If you don’t cancel within 24 hours of your appointment or no show we require 50% deposit to schedule again. Deposits go towards your services. Please respect our time, some services require hours and we make appointments to accommodate you and if you no show or cancel without 24 hours notice it ends up costing us. Thanks Shelbi G Jul 24, 2020  Verified Angela Merkel I’m not even sure where to start! If I could leave Angela 10 stars I would because she absolutely just blew my mind! She did better than I ever would have expected and she’s such a friendly person ❤️ Amy L Jul 22, 2020 The Crown Jewel is a hip little salon with a great atmosphere. Everyone there was friendly, and I really enjoyed my visit. We will be back! Angela Merkel I booked an appointment with Angela to give my daughter highlights, and she did such an amazing job that I immediately booked an appointment for myself. She did an amazing job on both of us. Venessa S Jun 23, 2020 Venue After a long time searching I've finally found my new go to spot... Starla Harris Joslin Gave me exactly what I asked for I couldn't be more happier with my results.. Amanda P Mar 16, 2020 Starla Harris Joslin Got my second Brazilian Blowout with Starla this weekend and she did fabulous as usual. Great location, great salon and great stylists...can't wait to be back in a few weeks for some color! Heather C Mar 10, 2020 Venue I had the pleasure of meeting Angela Merkle today. She instantly built a great rapport with me. I came in for a cut and color. Really always wanted a Brazilian Blowout! She stayed late for me and we got it all done my hair is gorgeous. Such a wonderful cut and color. My hair is finally looking healthy!! I cannot thank you enough! Angela Merkel Thank you so much! Heidi M Feb 29, 2020 Starla Harris Joslin Starla is exceptional. I am very awkward at explaining what I want. Not only did she somehow understand my nonsensical description, she matched a picture of highlights/lowlights I found EXACTLY! She has a natural eye for color. I think she also uses excellent judgement of adjusting how I like my haircut to be frame and compliment my face shape. I have an annoyingly long face and nose and very thin hair. But she honestly gives me the best haircuts I’ve ever had in my life...they seem to help a lot to hide those flaws. On top of that, her scalp and neck massages feel amazing! [read more]

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Rustic AJ Enterprises

Whether you’re building, buying or selling, Rustic AJ Enterprises, LLC licensed & insured home inspectors will provide complete, accurate information about your home from our thorough home inspection. Our honest and accurate home inspections will provide you peace of mind and the details you need to make successful and informed investments as a homeowner. Rustic AJ Enterprises, LLC uses the latest home inspection software to deliver you a visual, modern home inspection report that explains our findings in a way you can understand. Rustic AJ Enterprises, LLC has done hundreds of inspections in the Coastal Bend area. [read more]

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Texas Auto Sales & Insurance

We are a preowned Car Dealership & Insurance agency. We ensure quality, reliability & financing on every vehicle we sell. We're Corpus Christi natives & proud of it! Me & my team will give you the best deal in town, Hands Down! Come see us. John Castaneda We're located at 4520 Crosstown Expressway Corpus Christi, TX 78415 http://www.txautosalescc.co/ [read more]

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Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History was established in 1952 and is perched on the scenic harbor waterfront in the Sports, Entertainment, and Arts (S.E.A.) district in Corpus Christi, Texas. Our Museum’s history and science exhibits are a collection of carefully selected representations that are unique to our culture and our surroundings. Our historical collections showcase 500 years of South Texas history. From historic shipwrecks of early explorers to decorative arts from area families, these exhibits give you an up close look at the life and the people of our great region. We are OPEN to the public & requiring face coverings! The Museum has implemented additional safety measures focused on maintaining a clean and safe Museum environment. These procedures include comprehensive, continual, daily, cleaning and disinfecting, social distancing, employee use of mask and gloves, and employee training on protocols outlined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as communicating healthy workplace guidelines to our staff and volunteers. We invite everyone to come and see us, we’ve missed you! [read more]

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In The Game Funtrackers

There are 15 attractions consisting of the storm chaser ride, the frog hopper, bumper boats, a lazer maze, axe throwing, mini golf, the ferris wheel, go-kart rides, the lightning drop ride, batting cages, the Himalaya ride, virtual reality, mini bowling, the bungy dome, and the arcade. They are open seven days a week, Mondays through Thursdays from 11am until 11pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 11am until midnight, and Sundays from 11am until 10pm. Season passes can be purchased on site or from their website. The restaurant boasts a chef-crafted menu. Whether you’re looking for drinks and appetizers with friends or dinner and games with family – you can try their delicious crispy wings hand-tossed in your favorite sauce, one of their signature burgers, or a crisp salad creation. At the bar, browse their craft cocktails and domestic, imported, or craft beers and toast to a good time! I learned that the room we were in could be reserved for large events or divided into two to four smaller rooms and was also available to rent for catered birthday parties, business and corporate events, baby showers, church groups, youth groups, weddings, anniversary dinners, and more. The space is set up to accommodate anywhere from 10 to 100 guests and includes the use of audio visual equipment, big screen TVs, and wi-fi. Oh, and there are daily specials available on their website,one of which is a $5 Burger and Fries deal every Monday! What?!! That’s an incredible offer. [read more]

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Sal's Bronx Pizza

Sal's Bronx Pizza by Bella Luna Downtown is an authentic NY style pizzeria located on the south side. Our menu includes thin crust, deep dish, gluten free cauliflower crust and Sicilian style pizza along with stromboli, calzones, fresh salads and more! [read more]

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Icon Technologies of Texas

Icon Technologies of Texas has over 20 years experience in Communications and IT we offer problem solving cost effective solutions. We install voice over IP phone systems according to the service and structure to better help in constant telecommunications. Unlike our competitors we offer low priced, high quality, and NO BINDING CONTRACTS to our valued clients. [read more]

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Coastal Media

Coastal Media is a full-service media company, locally owned & operated in the South Texas Coastal Bend. We specialize in social media, print and traditional media planning and buying. Advertise Your Business. Work With Us-Strategic Plans.:Cutting Edge Approach [read more]

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Coastal Living Realty Group

We are passionate about helping you through all aspects of the real estate process. There are so many challenges we face everyday. Buying, selling and investing in a property shouldn't be one of them. Let us be your key to coastal living! For more information call us directly and let us guide you to your dream home in Corpus Christi, TX and the Coastal Bend. [read more]

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Appliance Mart

Locally Owned Since 1978 Serving the Corpus Christi Area Visit Appliance Mart and see why our knowledge of the appliances that we sell sets us high above the competition. Appliance Mart is an authorized dealer of major home brand appliances such as Maytag, Whirlpool, and more. All we do is appliances, and we do them better than anyone else! When you buy from us, you get the whole store. Wow! Ask Velma Zamora for more information! [read more]

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Richard De La Garza Insurance Services

I have life insurance at work I don't need any more. Well a lot of life insurance at work stops once you quit or retire leaving you without life insurance. I offer life insurance through your work thats portable, in other words it goes with you if you quit or retire. If you own a business call me to set up your employees with life insurance or accident plans as well as many other employee benefits. If you own a business or work at a place that doesn't offer benefits call me I will contact the business owner to explain how I can help. Call 361-549-1103 for more information. [read more]

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Let Them Eat Cake & Eatery

Let Them Eat Cake! Located in beautiful Corpus Christi Texas. We are a local family-owned and operated scratch bakery specializing in cakes, pies, baked goods and pastries. Let Them Eat Cake! has been in business for over 37 years! We use fine ingredients and traditional methods to produce exceptional cakes and of course pies and pastries! Consult our specialists for help with your cake order, customization, or design advice. Hope to see you soon! (361) 992-3200 Sheet Cakes Weddings Celebrations Corporate Events The Cupcake Bar Yummy Flavors Homemade Pies [read more]

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HardKnocks Sports Bar & Grill

Padre Island's favorite sports bar and grill. [read more]

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Margarita Man Coastal Bend

Margarita Man Coastal Bend offers an award-winning margarita mix, plus 19 other gourmet flavors. All of our mixes make 65 to 75-8oz drinks. Included in the rental price are free cups, napkins, straws, a salt-rimmer for frozen Margaritas, and your first bottle of mix. WE DELIVER, SET UP and show you how to make your first batch. Operating the machine is EASY, with our step-by-step instructions. But just in case you need us, we'll give you an after hours number. We pick up the next day. NO ICE NEEDED, NO MESS and NO NOISY BLENDERS! We even clean the machines, too! All you provide is the liquor (OPTIONAL). ENJOY! [read more]

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Portis Kountry Kitchen II

Dr. Maurice G. Portis retired June 23, 2002 as principal of Carl Allen Alternative Discipline and Learning Center, West Oso Independent School District, Corpus Christi, Texas. His experiences as an educator span forty years. He served as band director and coordinator of music, where his jazz and concert bands traveled and performed throughout Europe and Mexico with performances in Switzerland, Austria, Germany, England, Mexico City and Acapulco. His bands won UIL sweepstakes and received many awards throughout the states. He has served as principal of West Oso High School. Under his leadership, test scores improved, graduation rates increased, the number of advanced placement and technology courses were increased, and there was great participation and success in U.I.L and extra curricular activities. The basketball team competed in the UIL state playoff three years in a row. He has served as president of the Texas Unit of the International Association of Jazz Educators (IAJE), The Black Jazz Music Caucus (IAJE), Texas Black Music Educators, West Oso Unit Texas State Teachers Association (TSTA), Vice President One Hundred Black Men of America Corpus Christi, Board Secretary of Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority and as a Director of Corpus Christi Bucaraders. Dr. Portis was invited and visited Dalian, China along with three other outstanding Texas Educators. They were invited by the mayor of Dalian, China and administrators of the Dalian School System to participate in education forums, visit schools and visit with administrators, teachers, parents and students. Dr. Portis sang for over four thousand people at a celebration. The Group also visited and toured Beijing, China and Tokyo, Japan. You can now find Dr. Portis and wife, Dr. Verna Portis at Portis Kountry Kitchen (615 N Upper Broadway) and Gift Shop where they serve the best of Down Home Kountry Kookin. [read more]

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Smokeville

We are your thrilled to be Corpus and Kingsville's premier CBD dispensary offering a wide variety of everythng CBD from vapes, to edibles, to dog treats, to everything in between. You are welcome to stop by either of our well lit, and clean locations. Our knowledgable staff can answer any questions you might have. Come see the health benefits of CBD and how our products can help you and/or your loved ones manage pain and sickness. We also deliver to your door if you need us to, and we have curb side pick up available for our clients as well. Come see us at our Corpus Christi location at 4535 SPID in the Pueblo Park Mall or at our Kingsville location at 1206 S.14th Street. Either way, you'll be glad you did. [read more]

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Shoreline Plumbing Co

Providing Quality Plumbing Services in South Texas for Over 43 Years! By the guidance of owner and master plumber Patrick Scarpulla, Shoreline Plumbing Co. has flourished in South Texas since 1977. Armed with the latest equipment, he and his team of licensed plumbers take on the perils of homeowners across South Texas. From a leaky faucet to a full re-route, Shoreline Plumbing Co can do it all! Give us a call and let our office staff help. After 5:00? Don't let that stop you. Anytime, 24hrs a day, 7 days a week! We are always open. An employee of Shoreline Plumbing will answer. NOT an answering service. [read more]

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SOS Nutrispot/ Independent Herbalife Distributor

Our master mixologist has 15 yrs experience creating and spinning savory healthy creations for your enjoyment. Local favorite SOS Nutrispot is locally owned and operated by Anita Cisneros. Located conveniently accross from the Corpus Christi Athletic Club on Holly, SOS Nutrispot provides healthy delicious shakes and teas that have Corpus Christi raving. Be sure to stop by and try one of the variety of concoctions on the menu. Anita also owns "A Tast of Home by Anita" providing catering for special events, birthdays, weddings, ribbon cuttings, company lunches, and more! #supportlocalcc and contact her for all your specialty drinks and catering needs. #lovethelocalscc [read more]

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Bella Luna Downtown

Authentic Italian Cuisine, live entertainment & carefully selected wine for quality and taste. Opened since 2014, NYC born and raised Owner & Executive Chef Salvatore Colicci prepares sauces made from scratch daily with every dish made fresh to order. Bella Luna Downtown is the place to go for Authentic Italian Cuisine, live entertainment and quality beer and wine. Open since October 2014, owner and Chef Salvatore Colicci knows how food is supposed to taste. Born and raised in NYC, his family has been in the restaurant business for over 40 years. Located on Schatzell St. across from Retama Park, Bella Luna Downtown is rapidly creating a following among South Texas residents who want delicious Italian food at reasonable prices. Sauces are made from scratch every day, nothing is pre-cooked and your dish is always made fresh to order. Bella Luna Downtown has a full Italian entrée menu. Start the meal with the Stuffed Mozzarella Bread appetizer. Savor the melt-in-your-mouth Italian bread stuffed with fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil and smothered in Alfredo sauce. On a cold winter night warm up with Tortellini en Brodo soup made with cheese tortellini in a light chicken broth. Italian entrees are delightful and generous. Order the fettuccine Alfredo or the Shrimp Fra Diavolo served with a spicy house-made marinara and 6 jumbo shrimp over spaghetti pasta. Featured Italian entrees include Cavatelli Bolognese or Chicken Parmigiana. Italian entrees include a salad and freshly-made bread. Desserts include White Chocolate Limoncello, Italian Rum Cake, Tiramisu, Chocolate Sea Salt Caramel, and Cannolis. Bella Luna Downtown offers weekly specials, live music, delivery, beer and wine, event party rentals, and catering. [read more]

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The Ahrens Group

“Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise”. ― Ted Turner We support Businesses with the most innovative Digital Marketing tools. The Ahrens Group endeavors to help its clients share their story online and through media outlets. By remaining on the cutting edge of technology, we utilize unique online marketing tools and strategies to promote business, generate leads, and achieve optimal Return On Investment. Why us? The Ahrens Group is a unique group of award winning journalists. We are committed to excellence, data driven results and building relationships in our community! [read more]

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Hippie Chicks Soap and Body Works

Hippie Chick Soap and Body Work’s natural skin care products will work to pamper, clean and hydrate your skin. These luxury soaps are scented with essential oils and enticing fragrance oils. Essential oils are commonly known for having powerful antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties. Not to mention they’re just Heavenly! [read more]

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Atomic Omelette and Grill

We are Corpus Christi’s premiere Omelette and Lunch spot. Choose from a variety of tasty menu options or build your own. In the mood for something different? Try our signature Pancakes and Hawaiian French Toast. But our omelettes are just the beginning. Our mouth watering specialty Burgers are made to order. We also serve genuine Philly’s, crab cakes, seafood, pastas, sandwiches and homemade desserts. With a combined 65 years in the food industry, owner Mike VanSyckle and Manager Dana Bazinet have created a comfortable atmosphere, with a flavor for casual dining and hand made family recipes. Fresh eggs, succulent meats, poultry, fish and tangy cheeses [read more]

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A Better Pool Service and Outdoor Living

Charlie Whatley has been in the Swimming Pool Industry for over 23 years. Charlie has worked on pools in the San Antonio, Dallas, and the Coastal Bend region and is a Certified Pool Operater through the National Pool and Spa Foundation. He has worked with large award-winning swimming pool projects throughout Texas and we began building in Coastal Bend in 2017. He was quality control and logistics for large Pool Builders such as River Oaks and AquaTerra Outdoor Environments. Charlie is married to Catherine Whatley, who is the co-owner and construction supervisor of A Better Pool and Outdoor Living. [read more]

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Becky Mays Stellar Energy Solutions

Stellar Energy Solutions is a Commercial and Residential Electricity Broker, saving our customers money on their energy bills by brokering their usage for the lowest possible rate. Call us today to start saving money (361) 884-8973! Stellar Energy Solutions is your experienced Electricity Broker based in Corpus Christi, TX. [read more]

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Elsa Davila - Gateway Mortgage

At Gateway, we weave the knowledge and expertise of our local mortgage professionals together with state-of-the-art technology and the powerful resources of a national company to make your homebuying experience easy, reliable, and fast. As your Loan Originator, I am committed to walking along-side you through every step of the journey to home ownership; from pre-qualification to guiding you to the home loan that’s right for you from our full suite of products. I will also be available to either take your application personally or guide you through our intuitive, easy-to-use online mortgage application. My dedication to you doesn’t stop once your loan closes – you’ll have a local and trustworthy companion to call on for any of your mortgage needs. My promise to my clients is to provide transparency, timely communications, and excellent service. I am devoted to building stronger communities and families one home at a time. Call me today, and let’s get started! [read more]

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Corpus Christi IceRays Hockey

The Corpus Christi IceRays were established as a professional franchise in July 1997 under the principal owner and team president, Rick Brezer, with the Western Professional Hockey League (WPHL), marking the first ice hockey franchise in Corpus Christi. Founded with a growing city and strong sports fanbase, the IceRays brought a fresh sport into an unconventional market, educating the new fanbase with community programs and physical, “blue collar” hockey. The IceRays opened their first game at the Memorial Coliseum (known as “The Igloo” for its frigid temperatures only during games and its shape) on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 1998 against the Austin Ice Bats, losing 4-3. The IceRays spent three seasons in the WPHL, amassing a 114-77-19 record with appearances in the WPHL Playoffs in all three years under Head Coach Taylor Hall, who now leads the Tulsa Oilers (ECHL) as the general manager. In 2001, the WPHL merged its 10 teams with the Central Hockey League (CHL), bolstering the revived league into a strong presence in the Midwest. The IceRays would remain in the CHL through 2009-10 season, serving 12 seasons as a professional franchise. Under new ownership, the IceRays rebranded to the “Corpus Christi Rayz” prior to the 2003-04 season after five seasons as a professional franchise, keeing the stingray as its official mascot but altering the logo to incorporate the Texas state flag and colors. In 2004, the Rayz moved from the Memorial Coliseum to the team’s current home, the American Bank Center, and opened on Oct. 22, 2004 against the Austin Ice Bats to a sold out crowd of over 7,500 fans, one of just four sellouts in IceRays franchise history at the American Bank Center. This was also the first event held at the American Bank Center in the building’s history. Following the 2007-08 season, the Rayz suspended operations without a suitable owner to take over the team. That summer, the IceRays were purchased by current owner Tim Lange, preserving ice hockey in Corpus Christi despite missing the playoffs in six of the previous seven seasons since joining the CHL. With the change in ownership, the Rayz brought back the old “Corpus Christi IceRays” name and a fresh, redesigned logo featuring red, gold and black as its primary colors. The IceRays returned to the playoffs during the next two seasons, recording a 58-56-2-12 record despite exiting the CHL Playoffs in the first round each of those two seasons. Following the 2009-10 season, IceRays ownership suspended operations for the second and final time in order to make way for the purchase of a North American Hockey League (NAHL) franchise to bring to Corpus Christi. The former Alpena IceDiggers franchise became one of four former CHL franchises to make the move to the NAHL, including Amarillo, Fort Worth and Wichita Falls. The new IceRays junior franchise played their first game on Sep. 15, 2010 against the Traverse City North Stars at the NAHL Showcase, falling 1-0. The IceRays played their first junior game at the American Bank Center on Oct. 1, 2010 against the Wichita Falls Wildcats, winning 4-3 in a shootout. During the 2011-12 season, IceRays goaltender Anthony Stolarz was scouted heavily by the National Hockey League (NHL), ending the season fourth in the NHL Central Scouting List among North American goaltenders. On June 23, 2012, Stolarz became the first player in IceRays junior franchise history to be drafted by a NHL franchise, joining the Philadelphia Flyers as the 45th overall pick (2nd Round). During the same season, former CHL player Ryan Garbutt (‘09-’10) became the first player to sign a NHL contract, inking a one-year deal with the Dallas Stars. On Feb. 18, 2012, Garbutt was recalled by Dallas from the Texas Stars and played with the NHL club, marking the first player in franchise history to play in the NHL. After just three seasons in the NAHL, the IceRays earned their first playoff bid during the 2012-13 season, finishing with a 28-26-6 record and fourth in the South Division under former Head Coach and professional player, Justin Quenneville. The IceRays won their first playoff game on Apr. 5, 2013 against the Amarillo Bulls in a 2-1 road victory before falling in three-straight games to drop the best-of-five series. Following that season, Quenneville stepped down as head coach after two years at the helm, making way for new hire John Becanic to take over for the next three seasons. The IceRays set multiple franchise records during the 2014-15 season, marking the best record in junior franchise history at 31-24-5 and their second appearance in the Robertson Cup Playoffs. The team would fall in two-straight games at the American Bank Center to the Wenatchee Wild in the South Division Quarterfinals, 3-2 (SO) and 3-2, respectively. On Feb. 7, 2015, the IceRays set a junior franchise record for the highest attendance as well as a league attendance mark, bringing in 6,965 fans during the annual Stars & Stripes Night, honoring military, first responders and law enforcement. In the 2015-16 season, the IceRays set one more junior franchise milestone thanks to former goaltender Pheonix Copley (‘10-’11). On Feb. 27, 2016, the 24-year-old replaced St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen with 4:26 remaining in the second period, marking the first player in junior franchise history to earn playing time in the NHL. On June 30, 2016, the IceRays hired former assistant coach Brad Flynn as the team’s fourth head coach in junior franchise history. In his first season, Flynn's IceRays squad would break 14 different junior and overall franchise records during the 2016-17 season en route to the best finish in junior franchise history and second-best in franchise history behind the inaugural season: 32-19-4-5 with 73 points and third in the South Division. Included in the records for the junior franchise are (but not limited to): most wins (32), most points (73), best point percentage (.608), best standings finish (3rd), longest win streak (7), most consecutive goaltender wins (8), longest point streak (12), and first playoff series win. For the entire franchise, records include: most playoff wins (5), best playoff record (5-0-3), first playoff series sweep, best playoff point percentage (.813), deepest playoff run, and most playoff shutouts (2). The IceRays swept the first round of the playoffs 3-0 against the Shreveport Mudbugs including a 2-1 overtime win on Apr. 19, 2017 to seal the series and pushed the eventual Robertson Cup Champion Lone Star Brahmas to elimination in Games 4 & 5 of the South Division Final but fell 1-0 in overtime in Game 5. They were the only team to beat the Brahmas in the postseason and included one shutout win. During that same season, the IceRays broke the two million fan mark midway through the year, becoming the first franchise in the NAHL as well as those stemming from the former CHL to reach that fan plateau. The 3,028 fans per game set the team atop the NAHL attendance list for the fourth-straight season and 13th-straight year of over 3,000 fans per game. In addition, Stolarz became the first junior IceRays alum to start a game in the NHL and earned his first win on Nov. 27, 2016 as well as the first shutout on Dec. 11, 2017. Finally, IceRays goaltender Tomáš Vomáčka became the second player in junior franchise history to be selected in the NHL Draft, going 154th overall (5th Round) to the Nashville Predators at the 2017 draft. The team also earned the most NCAA Division I commitments in team history (nine). The 2016-17 season started a streak of three straight playoff appearances for Corpus Christi. Two of the Robertson Cup playoff appearances had Brad Flynn captaining the ship with the third having Ryan Cruthers behind the bench. The Rays ultimately fell in the divisional quarterfinals in each season. The IceRays did not have the season that they would have liked in 2019-20 before the early end to the season. In Nate Weosnner's only season as head coach, the Rays won 16 games and were on the outside of what would have been the Robertson Cup playoffs. 2019-20 marked the tenth season of NAHL hockey along the gulf coast. In the first ten seasons as a junior program, the Rays found themselves in the playoffs in five including three of the last four seasons of the inaugural decade in the league. The IceRays pandemic shortened season of 7 games being lost turned into 67 games being lost by Corpus Christi. The IceRays decided not to play during the 2020-21 season because of the pandemic. The IceRays announced the return of hockey to the Coastal Bend in May of 2021 with the hiring of new head coach Mike Lysyj. Following the NAHL Showcase, the IceRays returned home to a crowd of 4,250 at American Bank Center for the team's first home game in over a year and a half. [read more]

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Jennie Dibala - State Farm Insurance Agent

I became a State Farm Agent after being heavily involved with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in the Coastal Bend back in 2017. Prior to insurance, I was an Elementary Teacher for ten years. I love being an agent because I am passionate about helping people truly understand insurance and customizing a policy that is a good fit for them, both in coverage and budget. Please come by our office. My team and I would love to meet you! [read more]

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Swift Air

Let our family at Swift Air take care of yours! Swift Air is an air conditioning company located in Corpus Christi, Texas. Our certified air conditioning technicians have over 25 years of experience in HVAC repairs. Swift Air is open 24 hours a day for service and never charge overtime for any HVAC repair. Our certified air conditioning technicians can service both residential and commercial properties. Swift Air is a family-owned business that has served the Corpus Christi, Texas area and the surrounding areas for over 25 years. Swift Air is ready to help you with your next HVAC repair, HVAC install, or HVAC maintenance plan. When you are ready for your next HVAC repair, call us at 361-882-2111. [read more]

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Rose Soiree

Rose Soiree is locally owned and woman owned by LaToya Rodriguez. LaToya is your neighborhood luxury florist. Specializing in arrangements, workshops, and special events. No event is too big or too small. You deserve a beautiful celebration, let us help. Your place or ours, any budget. We are here for you and for all life's celebrations. [read more]

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